Who Needs Valentines Day?

Posted Posted in Bulgaria

What are you doing February 14th? I originally thought I’d be playing my usually single girl routine of moping and watching chick flicks while eating lots of Valentine’s Day chocolate. But, then I remembered I’m in Bulgaria – where the […]

Kukeri Festival in Bulgaria

Posted Posted in Bulgaria

In Bulgaria this time each year a festival referred to a Kukeri is held to ward off evil spirits during the winter season. Its very much like Carnivale which is celebrated in many other countries around the world, but with […]

Left in the Dark

Posted Posted in Bulgaria

I returned home yesterday afternoon, after what I considered to be a very productive day of errands. I had paid my rent for the next 3 mos, met with an attorney who helped file paperwork to extend my Visa and […]

Show Me the Money . . .

Posted Posted in Bulgaria

I just took out 400 BGN (aka. Leva)  from the local ATM machine here in Sofia. This would be my 5th consecutive cash withdrawal in 5 days. Why you might ask am I taking out so much cash? Well, it’s […]